FOR THE RECORD

January 09, 1956

BASKETBALL
Natl. Basketball Assn.

BOXING

Yama Bahama, 10-round decision over Paolo Melis, welterweights, New York.
Willie Pep, 10-round decision over Andy Arel, featherweights, Miami Beach.

GYMNASTICS
(Natl. Gym Clinic competition, Sarasota, Fla.)

Jack Beckner, Los Angeles, men's overall title; ERNESTINE RUSSELL, Windsor, Ont., women's overall title.
South, over North, 50½-45½.

HOCKEY
Natl. Hockey League

HORSE RACING

HISTORY BOOK: $23,000 Palos Verdes Handicap, 6 f., by 1 length, in 1:10 4/5, Santa Anita, Calif. Ralph Neves up.

TIPPER: $18,400 La Centenela Stakes, 6 f., by 1¼ lengths, in 1:12 2/5, Santa Anita, Calif. Eddie Arcaro up.

LACROSSE
North, over South, 5-2, W. Palm Beach, Fla.

MOTORBOATING
Joe Arns, Mobile, Ala. "Race of Champions," with 22¼ pts., Sugar Bowl Regatta, New Orleans.

TENNIS
(Orange Bowl tournament, Miami Beach)

David Harum, Univ. of Miami, over Allen Quay, 6-2, 4-6, 6-3, college men's singles.
Mike Green, Miami Beach, over John Skogstad, 6-1, 6-1, 6-1, junior boys' singles.
Mimi Arnold, San Francisco, over Rose Maria Reyes, 6-2, 6-1, junior girls' singles.

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EASTERN DIVISION

1.

Philadelphia
W-16; L-9
Pct: .640

N.Y.
97-108
70-80

Syr.
112-83

Bost.
113-121

2.

Boston
W-16; L-9
Pct.: .640

St. L.
105-102

Syr.
110-103

Roch.
112-100

Phila.
121-113

3.

New York
W-15; L-13
Pct.: .536

Phila.
108-97
80-79

Roch.
113-91
92-101

Syr.
92-101

4.

Syracuse
W-15, L-14
Pct.: . 517

Roch.
91-93
80-91

Phila.
83-112

Bost.
103-110

N.Y.
101-92

Minn.
85-80

WESTERN DIVISION

1.

Fort Wayne
W-14; L-12
Pct.: .538

St. L.
83-67, 90-89
85-68

Roch.
83-75

2.

Rochester
W-13; L-17
Pct: .433

Syr.
93-91
91-80

N.Y.
91-113
101-92

Ft. W
75-83

Bost.
100-112

3.

St. Louis
W-11; L-15
Pct : .423

Ft. W
67-83, 89-90
68-85

Bost.
102-105

Minn.
111-90
71-74

4.

Minneapolis
W-9; L-20
Pct.: .310

St. L.
90-111
74-71

Syr.
80-85

1.

Montreal
W-24; L-7; T-7
Pts.: 55

Toronto
0-2, 5-2

Chicago
7-3

2.

New York
W-18; L-11; T-6
Pts.: 42

Chicago
2-4

Boston
6-2, 4-2

3.

Detroit
W-12; L-11; T-13
Pts.: 37

Boston
4-3

Toronto
2-2

Chicago
5-1

4.

Chicago
W-12; L-18; T-8
Pts.: 32

New York
4-2

Montreal
3-7

Detroit
1-5

5.

Toronto
W-12; L-19; T-7
Pts.: 31

Montreal
2-0, 2-5

Detroit
2-2

6.

Boston
W-8; L-20; T-9
Pts.: 25

Detroit
3-4

New York
2-6, 2-4

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)